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Zambians are celebrating after the Junior Chipolopolo Boys were crowned as 2017 Champions for the Under 20 Africa Cup of Nations Sunday evening. Tell us what is happening from where you are. How are you celebrating this sweet deserved victory?

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Zambia Under 20 crowned 2017 AFCON champion

The Zambia Under-20 national soccer team have written their names in the history books by winning their first ever African title after beating Senegal 2 – 0 in a bruising final encounter played at the Heroes Stadium on Sunday. Patson Daka and Edward Chilufya capitalised on first half goalkeeping errors by Lamine Sarr to see […]

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Zambia battle Senegal for U-20 AFCON Title

The curtain comes down on the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations with hosts Zambia battling it out with 2015 losing finalists Senegal. Both teams are unbeaten in the competition with Senegal’s unbeaten run at this level going as far back as October, 2015. Senegal coach Joseph Koto insists that his side is not under […]

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Kamanga and Kalusha take to the floor at CAF Nite

The U-20 Africa Cup spirit invaded Hotel InterContinental as FAZ president Andrew Kamanga and his predecessor Kalusha Bwalya loosened up to the sounds of Amayenge Cultural Ensemble at the CAF send off dinner on Friday night.   CAF president Issa Hayatou unusually wearing a smile as top entertainment acts were being belted out by Amayenge, […]

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Chilufya extra time header sends Zambia to U20 AFCON final

Edward Chilufya’s header three minutes after the restart of the second half of extra time secured Zambia’s first appearance in the final of the CAF U-20 Africa Cup of Nations as the hosts overcame the challenge of South Africa via a 1-0 scoreline in the first semi-final played at the National Heroes Stadium on Wednesday […]

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“FAZ President Kamanga declares war against Southern province Football Councilors”

Dear editor,   You are the best platform for us who are voiceless Please hide my ID for obvious reasons.   Am a councelor who is a chairman of a certain Football club under FAZ in Southern Province. We were invited to come and be part of the Match Organising Committee (MOC) for under 20 […]

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Senegal, Amajita ease into U20 AFCON semis

Senegal and South Africa have completed the line-up for the semifinals of the 2017 Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations with convincing 2-0 and 3-1 victories over Cameroon and Sudan respectively, in the final Group B matches played on Sunday. The matches were played simultaneously at the Heroes and Levy Mwanawasa Stadiums. They join hosts Zambia […]

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Hayatou reconciles Kamanga and Kalusha

CAF President Issa Hayatou has taken advantage of his stay in Zambia for the ongoing Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations to dispel the notion of tension between president of the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ), Andrew Kamanga and his predecessor, Kalusha Bwalya.   “We met them on Thursday, and we succeeded in making them […]

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The Boys are Chipolopolo in making – Lungu

President Edgar Lungu says he is extremely confident that Zambia is on course towards the formation of a solid senior football team.   The President says this is due to the decisive and steady progress the Junior Chipolopolo is making in the ongoing Africa Under-20 Cup of Nations – AFCON.   The Head of State […]

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I have been blocked from going to Heroes stadium – HH

Zambia’s main opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema of the UPND says the state has blocked him from going to Heroes stadium to watch the ongoing Under 20 AFCON 2017.   Hichilema or HH as he commonly called disclosed this on Saturday in an update on his Facebook page ahead of Zambia, Egypt game.   He said […]

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